The Informatics and Computer Science department offers undergraduate degrees in business informatics and computer science. Various graduate degrees are under development.
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Business Informatics is an emerging interdisciplinary field of study that combines computer science and business administration into one field. Integrating computer technology into vital business operations can provide a business with a competitive advantage based on innovative and superior application of information technology.
The Business Informatics major prepares students for a wide variety of careers, including systems analysis, application software development, web development, and database design.
Our curriculum is made up of courses designed to provide students with the strong technical background needed to develop solutions to today's information challenges. There is a wide variety of opportunities for trained and skilled professionals in every sector of society who can turn information into actionable knowledge.
Informatics is a rewarding and challenging field that allows for lifelong learning. Job opportunities are plentiful, and salaries are relatively high. The demand for informatics graduates is increasing faster than the general demand for most other fields of study. Job seekers with an informatics degree and strong communication and administrative skills are in increasing demand.
The ISU College of Business was the first college of business in Idaho to receive accreditation from AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) in 1978. AACSB accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide, and means that ISU is able to continuously pass a strict set of standards that ensure quality.